Mount Vernon Police
Department Reports and Incidents 10/16 – 10/18
October 19, 2015 – 1:23 pm
On October 17 at 1:28 am John Kerin of Mount Vernon was
arrested on the 100 block of Newark Rd.
Officers observed the suspect sitting in his car in a parking lot. Kerin was arrested on an outstanding warrant
and was also charged with possessing drug abuse instruments, drug paraphernalia
offenses, possession of drugs (schedule 1 or 2 substance) and possessing a
controlled substance. Officer Zachary
Miller was the reporting officer.
On October 18 at 3:59 pm officers responded to a theft on
the 800 block of Coshocton Ave. A Cellet
Phone Charger was stolen. Michael Bird
of Mount Vernon was arrested for theft in the incident. Officer Zachary Uhler
was the reporting officer.
On October 17 at 11:14 am a crash occurred on Coshocton Ave.
close to the intersection with Braddock St.
Two vehicles were traveling east bound on Coshocton Ave., one behind the
other. The second vehicle moved into the
left lane to pass the first and then suddenly made a right turn into a parking
lot, cutting in front of the first vehicle.
The first vehicle struck the second as it was turning. Jeremy Savage, of Mount Vernon and driver of
the second vehicle was cited in the crash for turning at intersections and for
driving under suspension. Officer Justin
Trowbridge was the reporting officer.
On October 17 Zachary Mentzer of Westerville was cited for
failing to assure clear distance ahead.
On October 18 at 9:11 am a crash occurred on Martinsburg
Rd. A car was pulling out of his
driveway to turn left northbound onto Martinsburg Rd. and failed to see another
vehicle traveling southbound. The first
car struck the second. Kenneth Lipscomb of Mount Vernon was cited in the crash
for driving onto the road/duty to yield.
Officer Justin Trowbridge was the reporting officer.
On October 16 at 1:25 pm a crash occurred on the 800 block
of Coshocton Ave. A vehicle backing out
of a parking space struck another vehicle. Officer Brian Weiser was the
On October 16 at 10:12 am officers responded to a theft on
the 900 block of Beech St. Vicodin was stolen.
Officer David McElroy was the reporting officer.
On October 16 at 4:52 pm officers responded to a theft on
the 800 block of Coshocton Ave. Food,
alcohol and makeup were stolen. Officer
Aaron Collins was the reporting officer.
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